Cristina joined Next Street in April 2016 as an Analyst in the New York Office. Now a Managing Associate, Cristina provides high-impact solutions to a variety of clients ranging from non-profits focused on impact investing, community development finance institutions, large corporates, and anchor institutions. She has a passion for helping cities develop inclusive economic development strategies, having supported relevant projects in New Orleans, Albuquerque, Chicago, and San Francisco.
Prior to Next Street, Cristina served as an Analyst with Deloitte Consulting. At Deloitte, she gained experience in social justice, education, and workforce development through her work to stand up My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, a national nonprofit focused on improving life outcomes for boys and young men of color. She also provided advisory support to several nonprofit and emerging market clients, such as Leaders of Tomorrow, a civic advocacy organization based in Jordan, the World Bank, and USAID.
Cristina graduated from the University of Virginia, with a dual degree in Global Development Studies and Spanish.